This really reminds me of a lot of imageboard dynamics, just with normies and normie media
“I want to be able to say I was your girlfriend,” she texted him.
“Yes you are,” he responded.
“I am? :)” she asked.
“i guess,” he responded.
Barron explained that Roy was “alternately kind of mean to her, kind of sweet to her, kind of negging her, for most of the relationship." Did Carter see the relationship for what it really was? The journalist noted that Carter incorporated a lot of references to movies and TV shows into their mostly text-based relationship.